The longer we dwell on our misfortunes the greater is their power to harm us
~ Voltaire (November 21, 1694 - May 30, 1778)
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The unhappy derive comfort from the misfortunes of others.
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The worst sorrows in life are not in its losses and misfortunes, but its fears.
~ Arthur Christopher Benson
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Life is thickly sown with thorns, and I know no other remedy than to pass quickly through them. The longer we dwell on our misfortunes, the greater is their power to harm us.
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Great minds have purposes; little minds have wishes. Little minds are subdued by misfortunes; great minds rise above them.
~ Washington Irving (April 03, 1783 - November 28, 1859)
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The purpose of zoning land for agricultural preservation is so that prime and unique farmland may be converted to urban use last,
~ Ron Moore
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The Constitution only gives people the right to pursue happiness. You have to catch it yourself.
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